Drawing & Painting
Ages 11 – 14



Develop fundamental drawing and painting skills, build self confidence, and increase awareness of the visual world. Through observational drawing exercises and painting challenges, students will practice creating strong compositions, value, shading techniques, texture, and color mixing, and are encouraged to incorporate their own personal expression.

5 Fridays, 6:00–8:00pm, 2 sessions
Session 1: Sep 20, 27, Oct 4, 11, 18
Session 2: Nov 1, 8, 15, Dec 6, 13 (no class Nov 22, 29)
nm: $155/ses, $295 both • m: $145/ses, $275 both
Instructor: Lauren Hollick
at Pershing Studios

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Lauren Hollick is The Art Effect’s new Director of Explore Programming. She is an alum of The Art Effect’s Art Institute and has been a beloved teaching artist in several programs over the years. Lauren has lived in the Hudson Valley her whole life and obtained a Bachelors in Art Education from SUNY New Paltz. Her current mediums of choice for her personal work are ceramics and India Ink.

nm = non-member pricing
m = member pricing
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To register multiple students, please complete a full registration for each student separately. 

For deposit or balance payments, please call The Art Effect at 845.471.7477.

Partial scholarships are available to those in economic need. Please email for an application, call The Art Effect at 845.471.7477, or follow the link here to access an application online.